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19 October 2019

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Date Headline Contributor

20th Oct 19

Steven McWhirter secures his tenth World Solo title

Ian Embelton - HQ

20th Oct 19

World Solo Drumming Championships 2019 - Adult Final now on YouTube

Ian Embelton - HQ

18th Oct 19

World Solo Drumming - Live Stream

Ian Embelton - HQ

6th Oct 19

Website Migration Complete

John Hughes - HQ

3rd Oct 19

Website Offline Weekend 4th - 6th October

John Hughes - HQ

21st Sep 19

2020 Regradings

Kevin Reily

4th Sep 19

Andante Sponsored World Solo Drumming and International Juvenile Solo Tenor Entries Now Open

Ian Embelton - HQ

3rd Sep 19

2020 Major Championship Dates and Locations

Ian Embelton - HQ

14th Aug 19

2019 Worlds - Grade 1 Live Stream Details

Ian Embelton - HQ

7th Aug 19

Perth Games Cancelled

Paul McAndrew - Branch Chairman

1st Aug 19

Breaking Ties for Grade 1 World's with less than 18 Bands

Ian Embelton - HQ

28th Jul 19

World Championships 2019 - Grade 2 Final now on YouTube

Ian Embelton - HQ

28th Jul 19

Scottish Championships 2019 - Grade 1 now on YouTube

Ian Embelton - HQ

28th Jul 19

North Berwick 2019 - Grade 1 now on YouTube

Ian Embelton - HQ

28th Jul 19

Scottish Champions 2019 - Inveraray and District

Ian Embelton - HQ

28th Jul 19

Scottish Championships 2019 - Grade 2 now on YouTube

Ian Embelton - HQ

28th Jul 19

Scottish Championships 2019 - Grade 3B now on YouTube

Ian Embelton - HQ

8th Jul 19

Confirmation of Grade 1 Format at World Pipe Band Championships 2019

John Hughes - HQ

7th Jul 19

North Berwick 2019 - Grade 1 and 2 MSR now on YouTube

Ian Embelton - HQ

7th Jul 19

European Championships 2019 - Grade 1 now on YouTube

Ian Embelton - HQ

1st Jul 19

Reminder - World Championship Closing Dates and Trophy Returns.

Ian Embelton - HQ

30th Jun 19

United States Attorney General visits European Championships

Ian Embelton - HQ

29th Jun 19

European Champions 2019 - Inveraray and District

Ian Embelton - HQ

29th Jun 19

European Championships 2019 - Grade 4A now on YouTube

Ian Embelton - HQ

29th Jun 19

European Championships 2019 - Grade 2 now on YouTube

Ian Embelton - HQ

23rd Jun 19

UK Championships 2019 - Grade 1 now on YouTube

Ian Embelton - HQ

19th Jun 19

Pipe Band College - Positions Filled

Pat Whelan - HQ

16th Jun 19

UK Champions 2019 - St Laurence O'Toole

Ian Embelton - HQ

9th Jun 19

Reminder - Scottish Championship Closing Dates and Trophy Returns.

Ian Embelton - HQ

29th May 19

Annan Riding Of The Marches - Over £4500 Prize Money

John Hughes - HQ

23rd May 19

Reminder - UK Championships Coach Passes

Ian Embelton - HQ

19th May 19

British Champions 2019 - St Laurence O'Toole

Ian Embelton - HQ

19th May 19

British Championships 2019 - Grade 1 now on YouTube

Ian Embelton - HQ

19th May 19

British Championships 2019 - Grade 2 now on YouTube

Ian Embelton - HQ

19th May 19

British Championships 2019 - Juvenile Grade now on YouTube

Ian Embelton - HQ

13th May 19

Reminder - European Championship Closing Dates and Trophy Returns.

Ian Embelton - HQ

29th Apr 19

2019 Words Grade 1 Format

John Hughes - HQ

24th Apr 19

Reminder - UK Championship Closing Dates and Trophy Returns.

Ian Embelton - HQ

27th Mar 19

Reminder - British Championship Closing Dates and Trophy Returns.

Ian Embelton - HQ

19th Mar 19

RSPBA Pipe Band College: Principal of Pipe Band Musicianship

Pat Whelan - HQ

9th Mar 19

World Pipe Band Championship to remain two day event

John Hughes - HQ

3rd Mar 19

2019 Meeting Dates

Ian Embelton - HQ

3rd Mar 19

Summer School 2019 - Level Up!

Pat Wheelan - Education Officer

14th Feb 19

Annual General Meeting 2019

Ian Embelton - HQ

13th Feb 19

GWOS World Solo Drumming Qualifier Date Change

Maureen Gilmore - GWOS

26th Jan 19

Success at Winter Storm for RSPBA Members

John Hughes - HQ

13th Jan 19

2019 Regradings

Bruce Cargill - Music Board

13th Dec 18

World Solo Drumming Championship 2019 - International Qualifying Event

John Hughes - HQ

9th Dec 18

World Solo Drumming 2019 - Pre Qualification Contest Dates

Ian Embelton - HQ

5th Dec 18

2019 Playing Requirements

Ian Embelton - HQ

5th Dec 18

National Recognition for the World Pipe Band Championships

John Hughes - HQ

20th Nov 18

Example Drum Scores for Prescribed Tune List

Michael O'Neill - Music Board

16th Nov 18

World Championships - Juvenile Bands and Drum Majors Proposal

Bruce Cargill - HQ

10th Nov 18

RSPBA Pipe Band College: Exciting opportunity for a Principal of Piping and a Principal of Drumming

Ian Embelton - HQ

10th Nov 18

RSPBA Pipe Band College: Nominations for Geographical representatives to serve on the Pipe Band College

Ian Embelton - HQ

28th Oct 18

2019 Subscriptions Now Due

Ian Embelton - HQ

21st Oct 18

Steven McWhirter secures his ninth World Solo title

Ian Embelton - HQ

20th Oct 18

Grade 4 Survey Results

Bruce Cargill - Musicboard Convenor

17th Oct 18

World Solo Drumming - Format Changes Reminder

Ian Embelton - HQ

17th Oct 18

World Solo Drumming - Live Stream Adult Final

Ian Embelton - HQ

12th Oct 18

2020 Subscriptions Now Due

Ian Embelton - HQ

3rd Sep 18

Andante Sponsored World Solo Drumming and International Juvenile Solo Tenor Entries Now Open and Adult Final Ticket Information

Ian Embelton - HQ

19th Aug 18

World Champions 2019 - Inveraray and District

Ian Embelton - HQ

19th Aug 18

World Champions 2018 - Field Marshal Montgomery

Ian Embelton - HQ

18th Aug 18

World Championships Grade 2 Final now on YouTube

Ian Embelton - HQ

18th Aug 18

World Championships Grade 1 Heat 2 Medley now on YouTube

Ian Embelton - HQ

18th Aug 18

World Championships Grade 1 Heat 1 MSR now on YouTube

Ian Embelton - HQ

15th Aug 18

World Championships - Friday and Saturday Live Stream Details

Ian Embelton - HQ

15th Aug 18

2019 Major Championship Dates and Locations

Ian Embelton - HQ

7th Aug 18

Pipe Major Linden (Dixie) Ingram Retirement

Kevin Reilly - HQ

3rd Aug 18

World Championships - Adult Drum Major Format

Ian Embelton - HQ

30th Jul 18

Scottish Champions 2018 - St Laurence O'Toole

Ian Embelton - HQ

29th Jul 18

Scottish Championships Grade 4A Final now on YouTube

Ian Embelton - HQ

29th Jul 18

Scottish Championships Grade 3B Final now on YouTube

Ian Embelton - HQ

29th Jul 18

Scottish Championships Grade 2 Final now on YouTube

Ian Embelton - HQ

18th Jul 18

Band Placement at World Championships

John Hughes - HQ

12th Jul 18

World Championships - Grade 1 Draw

Ian Embelton - HQ

11th Jul 18

World Championships 2018 - Qualification and Final requirements in Grades 1, 2, 3A and 3B

Ian Embelton - HQ

1st Jul 18

European Champions 2018 - Inveraray and District

Ian Embelton - HQ

30th Jun 18

European Championships Grade 2 Final now on YouTube

Ian Embelton - HQ

30th Jun 18

European Championships Grade Juvenile Final now on YouTube

Ian Embelton - HQ

20th Jun 18

RSPBA Piping Adjudicator John (Ian) Wood

Kevin Reilly - HQ

17th Jun 18

UK Championships Grade 2 Final now on YouTube

Ian Embelton - HQ

17th Jun 18

UK Championships Grade 3B Final now on YouTube

Ian Embelton - HQ

28th May 18

General Data Protection Regulation

John Hughes - HQ

28th May 18

Playing Survey for ALL Grade 4A and 4B Pipe Majors

Kevin Reilly - HQ

20th May 18

UK Champions 2018 - St Laurence O'Toole

Ian Embelton - HQ

20th May 18

British Champions 2018 - Scottish Power

Ian Embelton - HQ

17th Apr 18

Dedicated Adult Summer School

Pat Whelan - Education Officer

19th Mar 18

Pipe Band College

Paul Brown - HQ

19th Mar 18

Articles of Association and Rules updated after AGM

Paul Brown - HQ

18th Mar 18

Protection of Vulnerable Groups Documents Published

Paul Brown - HQ

9th Mar 18

2018 Online Entries Now Open

Ian Embelton - HQ

20th Feb 18

Summer School 2018

Pat Wheelan - Education Officer

20th Feb 18

AGM Proposed Rule Changes

Ian Embelton - HQ

8th Feb 18

Battle's Over - a Nation's Tribute

Ian Embelton - HQ

7th Feb 18

2018 Adjudicator Allocation and Allocation Process

Ian Embelton - HQ

7th Feb 18

World Solo Drumming - Changes to format

Ian Embelton - HQ

21st Jan 18

2018 Regradings

Bruce Cargill - Music Board

21st Dec 17

2018 Playing Requirements

Ian Embelton - HQ

 

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